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Marsha Tennant at Coffee With the Authors Nov. 8

Local children’s author Marsha Tennant is set to speak at Sunset River Marketplace art gallery on Thursday, Nov. 8 from 10 – 11 a.m. as part of its Coffee With the Authors series.  Coffee, tea and breakfast treats will be served. Tennant, who is well known for her Margaret, Pirate Queen books, will be speaking about her latest in the […]

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Gallery to feature ‘Trees: a Different Dimension.’ Reception Oct. 12

Sunset River Marketplace, the eclectic art gallery in Calabash, NC will present photographic works by Louis Aliotta in an exhibition titled Trees: a Different Dimension. The show runs from Oct. 10 to Nov. 10 with a reception on Friday, Oct. 12 from 5 to 7 p.m. The public is invited and there is no charge. The artist is looking at […]

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We’re still here!

To our clients, friends and artists, thank you for the calls, emails and posts asking about how we weathered the storm. We are very fortunate to have no flooding here at the gallery and no damage to the structure or the artwork during Hurricane Florence (September 2018). Most of us had to evacuate and are finding our way back to […]

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Gallery to present  ‘Skies of Coastal Carolina’ Sept. 5 – Oct. 6

Sunset River Marketplace, the eclectic art gallery in Calabash, NC, will present works by Rachel Rourke Sunnell in a show titled Skies of Coastal Carolina, which is set to run from Sept. 5 through Oct. 6. Viewers will have an opportunity to meet the artist at the gallery’s Saturday Open House on Sept. 8 from 2 – 5 p.m. Sunnell […]

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Gallery hosts group show, Float Your Boat; extended through Aug. 18

  Sunset River Marketplace, the eclectic art gallery located in Calabash, NC is featuring a group exhibition titled Float Your Boat, which runs from Wednesday, June 20 through Saturday, August 18, 2018. The collection of 20-plus paintings pays homage to the coastal love affair with boats, be they recreational or work-related. Says gallery owner Ginny Lassiter, “We’re located in a […]

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Call for Artists – Farm to Table exhibition – entry deadline Sept. 15

In response to recent artist feedback, we are introducing a new event here at Sunset River Marketplace – one that we hope will engage both artists and visitors to the gallery! It’s a cash prize exhibition titled Farm to Table. We are excited about it and hope you will participate. (Big thank you to oil painter Ruth Cox for the […]

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Cunningham & McCray in two-woman show; reception May 4, 5-7pm

Sunset River Marketplace, the eclectic art gallery in Calabash, NC, will feature Anne  & Ann: Abstracting nature in metal and oils, a dynamic two-woman exhibition of works by Anne Cunningham and Ann Parks McCray. The show opens on Friday, May 4 with an opening reception that evening from 5 to 7 p.m. and runs through Saturday, June 16. According to […]

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Thomas Kelso to speak about his medical thriller at Coffee With the Authors on May 10

Local orthopedic surgeon Thomas Kelso is on our Coffee With the Authors schedule for Thursday, May 10, 2018 from 10 – 11 a.m. The lecture and book signing is free, but seating is limited so reservations are necessary. Click here to hold your spot. Or call the gallery at 910.575.5999. Following is a synopsis of the novel, along with Dr. Kelso’s […]

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Gallery to participate in Woodsong Porch & Art Stroll on April 21

Once again, we’re joining forces with the Village of Woodsong  in Shallote, NC again for this fun event! Stroll from porch to porch under a canopy of oaks, shopping for art, pottery, jewelry, prints, and more by local artists and artisans from Sunset River Marketplace. So mark your calendars for Saturday, April 21 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. There […]

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Anne & Ann reception May 4, 5 – 7 p.m.

We’re so looking forward to anne & ann, our exhibition showcasing works by Anne Cunningham and Ann Parks McCray. Here’s a hint of what’s to come: Anne Cunningham and Ann Parks McCray often unknowingly mirror each other’s art. It’s only after a studio visit or glimpse of a Facebook photo that they realize they’ve done it again. These two beach […]

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